August 24, 2013

St. Sebastian Feast and Carnival

Date & Time: Saturday, Aug 24, 2013 3:00pm
Filed Under: All ages, Families, Montclair

Who: All ages.
What: The St. Sebastian Feast includes food, rides, entertainment, bocce games.
Where: Kaveny Field, Grove and Walnut Streets, Montclair, NJ.
When: Wednesday through Sunday August 21– 25.
Cost: Free admission.

Dan Zanes and Elizabeth Mitchell with You Are My Flower Concert

Date & Time: Saturday, Aug 24, 2013 11:00am
Filed Under: Families, Little Kids, NYC

Who: All ages.
What: Independent children’s music superstars, Dan Zanes and Elizabeth Mitchell, join forces on our stage for their NYC album release concert to celebrate their collaborative album Turn Turn Turn.
Where: NYU Skirball Center, 566 LaGuardia Place at Washington Square South,NYC
When: Saturday, August 24 at 11 am
Cost: $25. Purchase online here.

NJ/NY Teenage Expo

Date & Time: Saturday, Aug 24, 2013 10:00am
Filed Under: Edison, Families, Teens, Tweens

Who: Tweens, teens and their parents
What: Find out what’s trending for today’s teenager at this Teen Expo. Lots of back to school shopping, food, workshops for teens, parents and teachers. Face painting, balloon sculptors, free photo booth and fun dance competition for parents and teachers.  Visit preferred vendor booths and enter passport to win back to school cash! Free shuttle bus to and from the Center on Saturday. FEMA, NJ Family Care will also be on hand.
Where: NJ Convention and Expo Center, 97 Sunfield Avenue, Edison, NJ
When: Friday, August 23 from 3 pm – 9 pm and Saturday, August 24 from 10 am – 8 pm
Cost: Free

New York Renaissance Faire

Date & Time: Saturday, Aug 24, 2013 10:00am
Filed Under: All ages, NY

Who: Lords and ladies of all ages.
What: The Faire is a rollicking romp through Elizabethan England complete with 16th Century games, rides, arts, crafts, food music and dance. Join in on the fun and go in costume!
Where: Sterling Forest, 600 Route 17A, Tuxedo, NY.
When: Saturdays, Sundays, and Labor Day from August 3 – September 22 from 10 am – 7 pm.
Cost: General admission – Adults: $22/ Children 5 – 12: $11/ Children under 5: Free. Advance ticket discounts available. Click here for more ticket and event information.

Movie Day

Date & Time: Saturday, Aug 24, 2013 10:00am
Filed Under: All ages, Secaucus

Who: All ages.
What: Dinosaurs have been the subject of movies since the art form began. We explore the cinema this weekend with an in depth movie workshop, while the kids make claymation dinosaur movies! Stay the day and an enjoy an evening showing of the biggest dinosaur movie of all time, Jurassic Park. Sponsored by the city of Secaucus.
Where: Field Station Dinosaurs, 1 Dinosaur Way, Secaucus, NJ.
When: Saturday, August 24 from 10:00 am to 6:00 pm.
Cost: Regular admission. For more information on admission click here.

Arthur Ashe Kids’ Day

Date & Time: Saturday, Aug 24, 2013 9:30am
Filed Under: All ages, Families, NYC

Who: All ages
What: Arthur Ashe Kids’ Day presented by Hess is the largest single-day, grassroots tennis and entertainment event in the world, with chart-topping performers, celebrities and some of the best tennis players in the game coming together to celebrate the life and values of tennis legend and humanitarian Arthur Ashe. See a free concert featuring Trevor Jackson, Lucki Gurlz, Kenton Duty, CityKids and Megan Nicole. The event takes place the Saturday before the US Open.
Where: Arthur Ashe Stadium Flushing Meadows Corona Park, NYC
When: Saturday, August 24 from 9:30 am – 4 pm
Cost: All events are FREE except the stadium concert: Tickets: $10-$40

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